19 Apr '11, 4pm

Guest Post: Desalination Realization: With its rapid economic growth and expanding population, China is usheri...

Guest Post: Desalination Realization: With its rapid economic growth and expanding population, China is usheri...

With its rapid economic growth and expanding population, China is ushering us into the future. It’s even beginning to lead the world in cleantech innovation, a pioneering shift with which the American entrepreneurial engine should compete. As we critically evaluate our domestic energy options in light of recent global catastrophes, we should take a page from China’s economic playbook: the twelfth edition of the Five-Year Plan, China’s master blueprint for economic growth. The plan, released last month, reveals that China is diligently preparing for record breaking levels of water usage by setting stringent limits on energy consumption. In the last decade, China’s water reserves have dropped by thirteen percent. This has led the Chinese government to consider that water -- more than anything else -- will limit the supply of energy necessary for economic growth. Even the pro...

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Guest Post: Does the Green Industry Over-Analyz...

greentechmedia.com 25 Apr '11, 11pm

A few weeks ago, I visited the office of a friend of mine, a partner at a top cleantech Silicon Valley law firm. He and I ...

Guest Post: Dr. Shi, CEO of Suntech, on Solar I...

greentechmedia.com 22 Apr '11, 5pm

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Water Efficiency, Not Desalination, for Water S...

americanrivers.org 02 May '11, 12pm

American Rivers is working to identify how water use efficiency and effective transport from source to demand can enable u...

Projected Wind Power Growth (Worldwide)

Projected Wind Power Growth (Worldwide)

cleantechnica.com 18 Apr '11, 5pm

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory has produced a detailed report of wind energy, it’s costs and benefits, and how t...